What are the documents that I need for renting a motorcycle?
These are the following documents one should carry:
For Indian citizens
- A driving license
- Identity proof such as Pan card/Voter ID card/Credit or Debit card
- A local reference
For Foreign Tourists
- International driving license
- A copy of the passport
- Address of the place where they are staying at
College students should also submit a copy or their ID card.
Is there a security deposit that I should pay?
Most of the bike rental companies usually expect their rides to pay a small sum as a security deposit at least 30 days before the pickup date. The security deposit varies between the bike rental companies. This amount will be returned to the rider once the bike is returned.
Are fuel charges included in the rental?
There are no fuel charges included in the rental. Motorcycles are given with a tank full of petrol and money spent on extra fuel is on the user.
Is there a cap on the kilometers rode?
Almost all bike rentals do not have a cap on the kilometers. They just expect the motorcycles to be returned on time with all the documents intact.
Is there a penalty charged for returning the motorcycle late?
Most bike rental companies penalize their customers for a late return. These rental services double the hourly charge as the penalty
What are the documents that I should get from the rental?
When driving the motorcycle, it's essential to carry the following documents
- Registration certificate
Make sure you receive the registration certificate and insurance from the rental company beforehand.
What should I do in case of a breakdown?
Get in touch with the bike rental company and let them know about the current situation. Most bike rentals will replace the vehicle immediately or will send a mechanic to fix the problem.
What is the cost of renting a bike?
The rental charges vary and is completely dependent on the vehicle you choose. The rental charges can be for days, months or even weeks. Many services also rent out bikes on an hourly basis. However, make sure you get all the essential details regarding the rental charges before reserving the bike. Please do note that the rent can be higher during peak seasons and weekends.
Bike Rental Tariffs in Chennai
Note: All these mentioned rental rates are approximate. Kindly confirm the rental cost while hiring bikes.